St. Peter's Basilica Tour: the grandest Catholic church on earth
This tour is led by a fun, informative and local tour guide that speaks great English and is top-rated online with dozens of raving reviews.
n this top-rated popular free tour we will explore the gradest Catholic church on earth, Saint Peter's Basilica.
The tour starts in the spectacular square designed by architect Gianlorenzo Bernini and symbol of Saint peter's embrace. We will see the Popes palace and the balcony from where the pontiff speaks every sunday.
Inside the church we will see the Pieta' wich is the most sculpture made by Michelangelo feauturing the Virgin Mary with dead Jesus.
We will walk below the magnificent dome and by the altar under which the relics of Saint Peter are preserved.
We will also see the Popes tombs including John Paul II's one and the holy door, which is opened only during the Jubilee years.
The basilica contains many other treasures that our local English speaking guide will show you on this memorable tour.